Tribal Tour of Orissa and Chhattisgarh 13 Nights - 14 Days

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Overview

Chhattisgarh & Orissa are gaining in recognition not only for their fascinating sightseeing destinations but also for their eco-tourism initiatives. The places covered in the Tribal tour of Orissa and Chhattisgarh are Kolkata, Bhubaneswar, Pipili, Konark, Puri, Raghurajpur, Chilika, Gopalpur, Rayagada, Bisamkatak, Jeypore, Kunduli, Jagdalpur, Bhoramdeo, Raipur, and Delhi. This tour is a combination of Tribal tour Orissa and Tribal tour Chhattisgarh. The tour package will offer you more than what the name suggests. It covers some of the best places in the states of Chhattisgarh & Orissa. See the below itinerary for more information.

Tribal Tour of Orissa and Chhattisgarh (13 Nights - 14 Days)
Kolkata - Bhubaneswar - Pipili - Konark - Puri - Raghurajpur - Chilika - Gopalpur - Rayagada - Bisamkatak - Jeypore - Kunduli - Jagdalpur - Bhoramdeo – Raipur - Delhi

  • (Thursday) Arrive Kolkata

    Arrive in Kolkata. On arrival, you will be met by our representative and transfer to the hotel for overnight. (Rooms will be booked from previous night in order to facilitate immediate check-in)

    After breakfast enjoy the sightseeing of the city and visit Howrah Bridge, Victoria Memorial, St. Paul's Cathedral and Botanical garden.

    Overnight in the hotel

  • (Friday) Kolkata – Bhubaneswar (Flight)

    After early breakfast transfer to the airport in order to board the flight to Bhubaneswar. On arrival, visit the tribal museum. Later check in & later explore the city of temples.

    Bhubaneswar is Famous as Temple City where still now more than 700 ancients Temples. The most important Temples of Bhubaneswar are Parasurameswar Temple of 7th Cenutry AD, Mukteswar Temple (10th cen. A D ), Rajarani Temple (11th Century A D ) and Lingaraj Temple (Later part of 11th Cen A D -Non Hindus are not allowed to enter inside the Premises of Lingaraj Temple)

    RaraniTemple, which got its name from a red- gold sand stone used, which is called Rajarani locally and the temple has no presiding deity. The temple has intricately carved figurines in various stages of daily chores.

    Also visit Lingaraja Temple which is dedicated to Lord Shiva and the Lingam here is unique which is a hari hara lingam -half Shiva and half Vishnu. The temple is about a thousand years old and dominates the skyline of Bhubaneshwar from as far as 15 kms. away and exhibits the skill of the Orissan temple architects.

    In the evening enjoy the world famous Odissi dance by the classical dancer.

    Overnight in the Hotel

  • (Saturday) Bhubaneswar - Pipili - Konark - Puri (120km):

    After breakfast drive to Puri, en-route visiting Ashokan Rock Edicts, Chousath Yogini Tantrik temple and Pipili- patch work village & Konark, the famous sun temple.

    On arrival, check in at the hotel for the overnight.

    In the evening visit the Jagannath temple from outside as non Hindus are not allowed to enter.

    Overnight in the Hotel

  • (Sunday) Puri - Raghurajpur - Chilika - Gopalpur ( 200km):

    After breakfast drive to Raghurajpur painting village. Later drive to Chilika lake and enjoy the boat ride for 03 hrs to see migratory birds.

    On arrival, check in at the hotel.
    Overnight in the hotel

  • (Monday) Gopalpur - Rayagada (220km):

    After breakfast drive to Rayagada en-route visit Behrampur silk weaving street and Taptapani hot sulpheric spring water. Also visit Saura tribal villages and interact with the tribal life in their hamlet. On arrival, check in at the hotel.

    Overnight in the hotel

  • (Tuesday) Rayagada - Bisamkatak - Rayagada 120km

    Weekly Market commence only on Tuesday.
    After breakfast visit the weekly tribal market of Desia Kond tribe. On the way back, visit traditional craftsman village of untouchables making brass works. After lunch visit the Desia Kond tribal villages.

    Overnight in the hotel

  • (Wednesday): Rayagagada - Chhatikona - Jeypore 220km.

    Weekly Market commence only on Wednesday.

    Early morning drive to Chhatikona, the weekly colourful Dongaria kondh market. Dongarias are one of the two main primitive tribes that we will see on our our tour. Dongarias come down with their forest product to sell/ barter with non tribals and it is an interesting event to watch.

    Return to hotel for lunch and then drive to Jeypore enroute visiting an artist village making wooden basket work.
    Overnight in the hotel

  • (Thursday) Jeypore - Onkudelli - Jeypore 160km

    Weekly Market commence only on Thursday.

    Early morning drive to Onkudelli the most interesting market of Bondas/ Gadabas/Didayees. Later visit Gadaba tribal villages.
    Drive to Kangarapada where we see a cultural dance known as Dhemsa in their village
    Overnight in the Hotel

  • (Friday) Jeypore - Kunduli - Jeypore Jagdalpur 230km

    Weekly Market commence only on Friday.

    After breakfast drive to Kunduli where the guest can witness the largest tribal market by Paroja people and later explore the sanaporoja villages and drive down to Jagdalpur enroute have the Lunch at the hotel and check out with luggages. Enroute visit the Kotpad weaving villages and also witnes the Terrakota village and weekly BHATRA tribal market.

    Overnight in the Hotel

  • (Saturday) Jagdalpur-Kondagaon - Kanker (160km)

    After breakfast drive to Kanker. Visit Nayennar village to see the Bison Horn dance of Maria tribes. Packed lunch at Silk processing plant. Later visit Kondagaon to see lost wax technique of brass idol making.

    Overnight in the Hotel

  • (Sunday) Kanker

    After breakfast drive to Muria villages to see the local tribes as well as to see the Gotul dance of the local tribes. This dance is performed by bachelors who live together for many days to find a match for themselves.

    Afternoon drive to Narayanpur to visit Sunday Market famous for its cock fights. Later proceed to Kanker.

    Overnight in the Hotel

  • (Monday) Kanker – Bhoramdeo (250 km)

    After breakfast drive to Bhoramdeo. On arrival, check in at the retreat.

    Afternoon visit of the local Baiga tribal villages.
    Overnight in the Hotel

  • (Tuesday) Bhoramdeo

    Morning sightseeing of Bhoramdeo temple. Later visit this fascinating area including visits to the various villages of Bhaiga tribes who will perform a traditional dance for us.

    Overnight in the Hotel

  • (Wednesday) Bhoramdeo – Raipur (115km) - Delhi

    After breakfast drive to Raipur to connect with flight to Delhi.

    On arrival, you will be transferred to the airport hotel for Transit. On time you will be transferred to the International airport to board the flight for onward destination.